Systems Accountant

09 May 2017
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Investigo are delighted to have been exclusively engaged to recruit a Systems Accountant on behalf of a growing Bedford based Client.

It is a really exciting time to be joining this £100M T/O organisation, as they have recently embarked on 2 year company wide systems and development transformation program. The role of Systems Accountant will report into the Head of Finance, and they will support a newly aligned business unit structure, ensuring the identification, and implementation of improvements to financial systems, control and reports, whilst also maintaining the finance systems. The Systems Accountant will be expected to proactively develop the way that financial systems are utilised to support business objectives. They will manage an Assistant Systems Accountant to maintain the core accounting systems and interfaces on a daily basis to ensure they contain accurate, and robust financial records. The Systems Accountant will also support standard and adhoc system upgrades and installations, acting as a key contact between finance and IT. They will add value to the business by identifying process improvements, eliminating inefficiencies, and leveraging the potential of the finance systems in accordance with business needs.

The successful Candidate will a Professionally Qualified individual with significant experience in financial and management accounting in a complex environment. They will have proven, hands on experience of procuring, implementing and maintaining finance, and payroll systems. The Systems Accountant will be a strong project planner and manager, with a high degree of IT literacy, and advanced Excel, Word, Power Point knowledge.

Our Client is offering a salary of £50,000 - £60,000 + attractive benefits.